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Mammoth Museum at the Hayden Cabin

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A good local museum.

I took two 12 year olds to this museum and they both enjoyed seeing the museum. I would have... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Sheryl J
Los Altos, California
Beautiful Spot

Interesting small museum, worth your time. If you get invited to a special event here .... GO... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Carol C
Long Beach, California
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19 Aug 2018
“A good local museum.”
6 Aug 2018
“Beautiful Spot”
The Mammoth Museum is housed in the original 1920'S log cabin built by Emmet Hayden, map maker of the Eastern Sierra. It contains many artifacts from that period as well as historic photographs and displays. The Museum is located in a park-like...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
5489 Sherwin Creek Rd., Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
+1 760-934-6918
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

I took two 12 year olds to this museum and they both enjoyed seeing the museum. I would have stayed longer with out the girls, but certainly worth a visit even with children.

Thank Sheryl J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Interesting small museum, worth your time. If you get invited to a special event here .... GO! It's a great creek-side location!

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 7 October 2017

When the Hayden Cabin and Mammoth Museum are open. please don't forget to take a good hour or so to explore this gorgeous area right outside of Mammoth and along the creek. Simply spectacular.

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a very cute little cabin filled with history. It was really a surprise to see it tucked back off the main road. Definitely worth the stop over.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Not a whole lot to see at the cabin but what is there is interesting and the folks are highly engaged and very informative. Plus the nearby creek is really nice so if you are near Old Mammoth Road and have a few minutes to...More

2  Thank Joe A
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful small building in the middle of nowhere in Mammoth. Stunning view of the mountains, a small river and the museum itself. I found the structure closed for the seasonal stop (after September), but the place deserve one visit. Snow, green, sound of water, the...More

2  Thank Massimiliano F
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We loved this little museum, the volunteer who welcomed us was very friendly and spent time telling us about the place. We found it very interesting.

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